Thu, Oct

ANP discovered and defused 13 different types of IEDs


explosive-divices-1Afghan National Police discovered and defused 13 different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Khost and Helmand provinces.

Afghan National Police are working diligently with local leaders and the public to prevent these types of acts from killing and wounding innocent civilians and security forces.

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clean some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

The operations were conducted in Takhar, Kunduz, Faryab, Sar-e-Pul, Kandahar, Zabul, Kapisa, Oruzgan, Maidan Wardak, Paktiya, Herat and Helmand provinces, as a result 61 armed insurgents were killed, 28 wounded and three others were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.

Also during same operations, Afghan National Security Forces discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition.